Osgood-Schlatter Disease | Questions to Ask Your Doctor

  • What is the likely cause of my child’s knee pain?
  • What is the best treatment option?
  • Is it safe for my child to participate in sports?
  • What kind of activities/movements should my child avoid?
  • How long before my child can expect relief from his/her knee pain?
  • Is it possible that my child’s knee pain could return? What should we do at home to prevent that?

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Reviewed/Updated: 04/14
Created: 06/95